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Jesus Rodriguez: Security Token Standards without Application are “Figments of Hallucination”
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Jesus Rodriguez: Security Token Standards without Application are “Figments of Hallucination”

In a recent publication, Jesus Rodriguez explained why the security token industry needs to shift focus. Instead of developing numerous security token standards that focus on the structure of tokens, Rodriguez says the industry needs to develop areas that involve interoperability between different market participants.   The Many Security Token Standards on Ethereum There is…

Jesus Rodriguez: Information Disclosure a Remaining Hurdle for Security Tokens
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Jesus Rodriguez: Information Disclosure a Remaining Hurdle for Security Tokens

Jesus Rodriguez is Chief Scientist and Managing Partner at Invector Labs. In a recent article, he outlined a major barrier for the institutional adoption of security tokens: information asymmetry. We can overcome this obstacle, he says, through a decentralized mechanism that ensures information disclosure.  How Information Disclosure Impacts Security Tokens According to Rodriguez, information disclosure…

How Will Tokenized Securities Account for Privacy?
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How Will Tokenized Securities Account for Privacy?

Data and security are two of the most critical aspects of tokenized security, but they seldom get the attention they deserve. Although blockchain technology looks to eliminate any dependence on third-parties through decentralized computational trust, adhering to existing security laws would force us to forgo either decentralization, compliance, or privacy. Jesus Rodriguez, Chief Scientist and…

Why ‘The Ethereum Of Security Tokens Might Not Be Ethereum’
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Why ‘The Ethereum Of Security Tokens Might Not Be Ethereum’

In a recent article, chief scientist and managing partner at Invector Labs Jesus Rodriguez made a case against Ethereum as an efficient solution for securities tokens. He says that identity, asset-ownership representation, and compliance models are the three pillars of securities tokens— which are entirely lacking from the Ethereum platform. Jesus Rodriguez is an outspoken…